December 7 2013 Latest news:
Friday, September 13, 2013
A young girl is in a critical condition after she was hit by a van in Gorleston.
Police are appealing for witnesses after the accident, which happened in Crab Lane shortly before 6.15pm tonight.
The child, who was a pedestrian, was struck by a Vauxhall van.
The girl suffered serious injuries and was taken to the James Paget University Hospital, where her condition is described as critical.
Road closures were put in place while emergency services, including a fire crew from Great Yarmouth and paramedics, attended the scene.
Police said investigations are ongoing to determine the circumstances.
No arrests have been made at this stage and the driver of the van is assisting police with their enquiries.
Officers would like to speak to anyone who believes they saw what happened.
Police said they are not releasing any further details about the girl at this stage.
Witnesses are asked to contact officers at Acle Roads Policing on 101.